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Coronavirus strands English-born musher in Alaska after Iditarod win (source — www.theguardian.com) 25/05/2020 05:34:25

Waerner and dogs remain stuck in Alaska since March victoryIditarod champion was born in England but raised in NorwayThomas Waerner won this year’s Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race in March, but he is sti...

Sweden 'wrong' not to shut down, says former state epidemiologist (source — www.theguardian.com) 24/05/2020 11:07:17

Scientist who oversaw the response to Sars says country has failed the vulnerableCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageThe predecessor of Sweden’s state epidemiologist has broken...

Coronavirus live news: Africa reaches 100,000 confirmed cases (source — www.theguardian.com) 22/05/2020 18:35:53

Madrid and Barcelona to ease lockdown; 660,000 people forced to flee homes during crisis despite UN global ceasefire callChechen leader Ramzan Kadyrov ‘hospitalised with suspected Covid-19’Donald Trum...

Why Sweden is unlikely to make a U-turn on its controversial Covid-19 strategy | Tae Hoon Kim (source — www.theguardian.com) 22/05/2020 16:00:25

For a foreigner living here, the country’s approach to handling the crisis is worrying, but it is partly explained by its history See all our coronavirus coverageCoronavirus – latest updatesSweden has...

UK schools reopening given boost as return in 22 EU countries has NOT been harmful to kids and staff, evidence suggests (source — www.thesun.co.uk) 19/05/2020 12:45:14

THE reopening of schools in 22 European countries has not been harmful to kids and teachers, evidence suggests. The revelation piles pressure on unions resisting plans to send primary school pupils ba...

UK boost as reopening schools in 22 European countries has NOT been harmful to kids and teachers, evidence suggests (source — www.thesun.co.uk) 19/05/2020 02:35:14

THE reopening of schools in 22 European countries has not been harmful to kids and teachers, evidence suggests. The revelation piles pressure on unions resisting plans to send primary school pupils ba...

Across the world, figures reveal horrific toll of care home deaths (source — www.theguardian.com) 16/05/2020 18:37:34

Statistics now coming to light show that Covid-19’s elderly victims have paid a heavy price Sweden’s health authorities are blaming the country’s death toll – which is higher than in neighbouring Denm...

Chess: Magnus Carlsen announces new $1m online series as viewer numbers surge (source — www.theguardian.com) 15/05/2020 14:25:45

Norway’s world champion will meet rivals in five tournaments from May to August, with the first event scheduled to begin on TuesdayMagnus Carlsen has announced a new $1m series of major online events ...

Chess: Magnus Carlsen announces $1m online series as viewer numbers surge (source — www.theguardian.com) 15/05/2020 14:25:45

Norway’s world champion will meet rivals in five tournaments from May to August, with the next event to begin on TuesdayMagnus Carlsen has announced a new $1m series of major online events in which he...

How I Cope: Rewatching Eurovision Finals With Thousands Of Others Helps Me Feel Connected To The World (source — www.huffingtonpost.co.uk) 15/05/2020 09:00:01

You’re reading How I Cope, a series sharing self-care tips as we all adjust to the coronavirus pandemic.This is the time of year I should be stocking up on snacks and drinks, putting togeth...

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How to prevent coronavirus disease and stop the spread of germs
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